Third DUI Arrest
Arrested for DUI with two prior convictions on your record?
A driver who has two prior convictions for drunk driving on his or her record will face all the more serious penalties if convicted of a third offense. At Gold & Witham, we recognize the serious consequences of a third DUI offense for a Los Angeles driver. For this reason, our skilled DUI law firm is proud to offer experienced attorney representation to help drivers challenge these arrests and charges. The potential penalties in terms of imprisonment, jail time , fines, and license suspension increase with each prior DUI conviction that a driver has on his or her record.
Although the specific penalties may vary depending on the unique circumstances surrounding the case, a driver in the Los Angeles area may face the following for a third DUI:
- 120 days to 1 year in county jail
- Up to $1,000 in fines
- 3-year suspension of his or her license
In some cases, additional penalties such as vehicle impoundment, mandatory completion of a DUI education program and ignition interlock device installation may also be required.
Protect Your Future: Call for a Free Case Evaluation
Choosing to take immediate action and challenge your charges for DUI is one of the most important things you can do to preserve your driver's license and protect your freedom. A third offense of this kind within 10 years of previous violations will mean serious consequences. You can combat these with a DUI lawyer who understands the intricacies of DUI court cases and DMV hearings to protect your legal rights and interests.Schedule a confidential consultation with a lawyer at our law offices and find out what can be done to contest a third DUI arrest or formal charges. By carefully investigating every aspect of your case, we can determine the best possible approach to challenge the prosecuting attorney's case and evidence. Contact us today if you would like to learn more about your legal options.